Topics - Dad


Quote 2651You don't have to deserve your mother's love. You have to deserve your father's.
Quote 7606Watching your husband become a father is really sexy and wonderful.
Quote 7669All the learnin' my father paid for was a bit o' birch at one end and an alphabet at the other.
Quote 7771My father, he was like the rock, the guy you went to with every problem.
Quote 7794There's sometimes a weird benefit to having an alcoholic, violent father. He really motivated me in that I never wanted to be anything ...
Quote 7795A man knows when he is growing old because he begins to look like his father.
Quote 7824Whoever does not have a good father should procure one.
Quote 7928Do you know that other than my father, I've never had a man take care of me?
Quote 7944My father was my teacher. But most importantly he was a great dad.
Quote 7953When a father gives to his son, both laugh; when a son gives to his father, both cry.
Quote 8145But I have to be careful not to let the world dazzle me so much that I forget that I'm a husband and a father.
Quote 8153I'm a father. It isn't just my life any more. I don't want my kid finding bottles in the house or seeing his father completel...
Quote 8223Every parent is at some time the father of the unreturned prodigal, with nothing to do but keep his house open to hope.
Quote 8315Being a father to my family and a husband is to me much more important than what I did in the business.
Quote 8482Nobody ever asks a father how he manages to combine marriage and a career.
Quote 8537Whenever I fail as a father or husband... a toy and a diamond always works.
Quote 8612It is much easier to become a father than to be one.
Quote 8635As a little girl I used to daydream about my real father coming on a white horse to rescue me.
Quote 8681I would never have done what I'd done if I'd considered my father as somebody I wanted to please.
Quote 8707My father wants me to be like my brother, but I can't be.
Quote 8780Child-rearing is my main interest now. I'm a hands-on father.
Quote 8799It is easier for a father to have children than for children to have a real father.
Quote 8800I decided in my life that I would do nothing that did not reflect positively on my father's life.
Quote 8810My father... had sharper eyes than the rest of our people.
Quote 8888It is a wise father that knows his own child.
Quote 8906My dad taught me true words you have to use in every relationship. Yes, baby.
Quote 8914I have never been a material girl. My father always told me never to love anything that cannot love you back.
Quote 8923The surprising thing about fatherhood was finding my inner mush. Now I want to share it with the world.
Quote 9025Dad taught me everything I know. Unfortunately, he didn't teach me everything he knows.
Quote 9136My grandfather, along with Carnegie, was a pioneer in philanthropy, which my father then practiced on a very large scale.
Quote 9153My father was always telling himself no one was perfect, not even my mother.
Quote 9188Rich men's sons are seldom rich men's fathers.
Quote 9218I'm a father; that's what matters most. Nothing matters more.
Quote 9223Employee fathers need to step up to the plate and put their family needs on the table.
Quote 9233My father taught me how to substitute realities.
Quote 9301But the love of adventure was in father's blood.
Quote 9396When I was a kid, I used to imagine animals running under my bed. I told my dad, and he solved the problem quickly. He cut the legs off the ...
Quote 9449A father is always making his baby into a little woman. And when she is a woman he turns her back again.
Quote 9488The child is father of the man. - William Wordsworth
Quote 9511My father was not a failure. After all, he was the father of a president of the United States.
Quote 9529Dad, wherever you are, you are gone but you will never be forgotten.
Quote 9652So my father was a person who never lied to me. If I had a question, he answered it. I knew a lot of things at a young age because I was int...
Quote 9707I wanted to take up music, so my father bought me a blunt instrument. He told me to knock myself out.
Quote 9788Feels good to try, but playing a father, I'm getting a little older. I see now that I'm taking it more serious and I do want that ...
Quote 9862A father is a man who expects his son to be as good a man as he meant to be, A father is someone who carries pictures where his money used t...
Quote 9933An angry father is most cruel towards himself.
Quote 9973My father was grounded, a very meat-and-potatoes man. He was a baker.
Quote 10042No, I never thought about my father's money as my money.
Quote 10180I would want my legacy to be that I was a great son, father and friend.
Quote 10202My dad always said, 'Don't worry what people think, because you can't change it.'
Quote 10240I know that I will never find my father in any other man who comes into my life, because it is a void in my life that can only be filled by ...
Quote 10292My father was something of a rainbow-chaser. - Marc Davis
Quote 10324I wanted to be a forest ranger or a coal man. At a very early age, I knew I didn't want to do what my dad did, which was work in an off...
Quote 10447My father-in-law gets up at 5 o'clock in the morning and watches the Discovery Channel. I don't know why there's this big rus...
Quote 10511I have always thought of Walt Disney as my second father.
Quote 10525When I was 18, I thought my father was pretty dumb. After a while when I got to be 21, I was amazed to find out how much he'd learned i...
Quote 10692My father taught me that the only way you can make good at anything is to practice, and then practice some more.
Quote 10759My father was the most rational and the most dispassionate of men.
Quote 10791I made a decision when my father passed away that I was going to be who God made me to be and not try to preach like my father.
Quote 10877My father was an Episcopalian minister, and I've always been comforted by the power of prayer.
Quote 10896My father? I never knew him. Never even seen a picture of him.
Quote 10923Thirteen, 13 children, and I love - I love them all. And I think I've been a good father to all of them.
Quote 10933There is too much fathering going on just now and there is no doubt about it fathers are depressing.
Quote 10982Fathers are biological necessities, but social accidents.
Quote 11024As Daddy said, life is 95 percent anticipation.
Quote 11046Humor is always based on a modicum of truth. Have you ever heard a joke about a father-in-law?
Quote 11048I grew up not liking my father very much. I never saw him cry. But he must have. Everybody cries.
Quote 11060A father's disappointment can be a very powerful tool.
Quote 11090The most important influence in my childhood was my father.
Quote 11220I'm a fun father, but not a good father. The hard decisions always went to my wife.
Quote 11237I love my dad, although I'm definitely critical of him sometimes, like when his pants are too tight. But I love him so much and I try t...
Quote 11256I was raised by free-spirited people, though my father gave me a very strong work ethic.
Quote 11324Father or stepfather - those are just titles to me. They don't mean anything.
Quote 11452My father loved people, children and pets. - Tony Visconti
Quote 11504It doesn't matter who my father was; it matters who I remember he was.
Quote 11602My father was never anti-anything in our house.
Quote 11642I'm more comfortable with whatever's wrong with me than my father was whenever he felt he failed or didn't measure up to the ...
Quote 11670My father wouldn't get us a TV, he wouldn't allow a TV in the house.
Quote 11683The place of the father in the modern suburban family is a very small one, particularly if he plays golf.
Quote 11778I stopped loving my father a long time ago. What remained was the slavery to a pattern.
Quote 11862Being a father helps me be more responsible... you see more things than you've ever seen.
Quote 11898My father was the guy on the block who said hi to everyone.
Quote 12005If my father had hugged me even once, I'd be an accountant right now.
Quote 12073Babies don't need fathers, but mothers do. Someone who is taking care of a baby needs to be taken care of.
Quote 12105One father is more than a hundred schoolmasters.
Quote 12146To be as good as our fathers we must be better, imitation is not discipleship.
Quote 12301The fundamental defect of fathers, in our competitive society, is that they want their children to be a credit to them.
Quote 12426Sons have always a rebellious wish to be disillusioned by that which charmed their fathers.
Quote 12428My father never raised his hand to any one of his children, except in self-defense.
Quote 12466My father and I have a very good relationship. We always got along. But I always scold him.
Quote 12526I pressed my father's hand and told him I would protect his grave with my life. My father smiled and passed away to the spirit land.
Quote 12551I kept my babies fed. I could have dumped them, but I didn't. I decided that whatever trip I was on, they were going with me. You'...
Quote 12576I love the comic opportunities that come up in the context of a father-son relationship.
Quote 12757Because of my father, we are that Shining City on a Hill.
Quote 12788Undeservedly you will atone for the sins of your fathers.
Quote 12895I inherited that calm from my father, who was a farmer. You sow, you wait for good or bad weather, you harvest, but working is something you...
Quote 12900I am not ashamed to say that no man I ever met was my father's equal, and I never loved any other man as much.
Quote 12957The best money advice ever given me was from my father. When I was a little girl, he told me, 'Don't spend anything unless you hav...
Quote 13034When a father, absent during the day, returns home at six, his children receive only his temperament, not his teaching.
Quote 13141It was my father who taught me to value myself. He told me that I was uncommonly beautiful and that I was the most precious thing in his lif...
Quote 13248Being a father, being a friend, those are the things that make me feel successful.
Quote 13337Fathers in today's modern families can be so many things.
Quote 13383The time not to become a father is eighteen years before a war.
Quote 13407I was punished for blowing the whistle on my father's lifestyle.
Quote 13432Dad was the only adult male I ever trusted. - Al Unser
Quote 13443I never had a speech from my father 'this is what you must do or shouldn't do' but I just learned to be led by example. My fa...
Quote 13467That is the thankless position of the father in the family - the provider for all, and the enemy of all.
Quote 13484I just wish I could understand my father. - Michael Jackson
Quote 13532I wasn't anything special as a father. But I loved them and they knew it.
Quote 13616Father told me that if I ever met a lady in a dress like yours, I must look her straight in the eyes.
Quote 13669I hope I am remembered by my children as a good father.
Quote 13689When one has not had a good father, one must create one.
Quote 13802One of my earliest memories is of my father carrying me in one arm with a picket sign in the other.
Quote 13961My father invented a cure for which there was no disease and unfortunately my mother caught it and died of it.
Quote 14029No man is responsible for his father. That was entirely his mother's affair.